Top Social Sciences Podcasts

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Social Sciences

Hidden Brain

Shankar Vedantam uses science and storytelling to reveal the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, shape our choices and direct our relationships. Read More
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Social Sciences

Sword and Scale – Incongruity

The Sword and Scale true-crime podcast is an immersive audio experience covering the dark side of humanity and human nature. Our stories delve into the worst of the worst and include murder, rape, dismemberment and cannibalism. No crime is too brutal and no victim is too pure. The worst monsters are real. Read More
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Social Sciences

Bret Weinstein | DarkHorse Podcast – Bret Weinstein & Heather Heying

On The DarkHorse Podcast, we will explore questions that matter, with tools that work. Weekly episodes of "The Evolutionary Lens" are co-hosted with Heather Heying, in which we use an evolutionary toolkit to reveal patterns in nature--including human nature. Other episodes will feature Bret hosting long form discussions. Some guests will be well known, others obscure, but all of them are chosen because they have demonstrated unusual insight. The state and future of civilization will be a recurring theme, so buckle up! Read More
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Social Sciences

Invisibilia – NPR

Unseeable forces control human behavior and shape our ideas, beliefs, and assumptions. Invisibilia—Latin for invisible things—fuses narrative storytelling with science that will make you see your own life differently. Read More
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Social Sciences

The Science of Happiness – PRX and Greater Good Science Center

Learn research-tested strategies for a happier, more meaningful life, drawing on the science of compassion, gratitude, mindfulness, and awe. Hosted by award-winning professor Dacher Keltner. Co-produced by PRX and UC Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center. Read More
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Social Sciences

Mysterious Radio: Paranormal, UFO & Lore Interviews – Mysterious Radio

Subscribe now to the ultimate feast for the strange and bizarre! Listen to interviews from the foremost experts and researchers on everything from true hauntings, UFO sightings, real alien encounters, vile serial killers, strange creatures, secret societies, underground bases, spirit contact, ancient ruins, time travel, real exorcisms, mysterious disappearances, and much more! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts for the best listening experience. Become a 'Mysterious Radio Truther' to get access to the ultimate catalog of archived podcasts, bonus editions and resources to satisfy even the most jaded of appetites! Read More
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Social Sciences

The Psychology Podcast with Scott Barry Kaufman – Scott Barry Kaufman

Welcome to The Psychology Podcast with Scott Barry Kaufman, where we give you insights into the mind, brain, behavior and creativity. Each episode we’ll feature a guest who will stimulate your mind, and give you a greater understanding of your self, others, and the world we live in. Hopefully, we’ll also provide a glimpse into human possibility! Thanks for listening and enjoy the podcast. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-psychology-podcast/support Read More
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Social Sciences

Speaking of Psychology – American Psychological Association

"Speaking of Psychology" is an audio podcast series highlighting some of the latest, most important and relevant psychological research being conducted today. Produced by the American Psychological Association, these podcasts will help listeners apply the science of psychology to their everyday lives. Read More
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Social Sciences

Mysterious Universe – 8th Kind

Always interesting and often hilarious, join hosts Aaron Wright and Benjamin Grundy as they investigate the latest in futurology, weird science, consciousness research, alternative history, cryptozoology, UFOs, and new-age absurdity. Read More
Always interesting and often hilarious, join hosts Aaron Wright and Benjamin Gru Read More
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Social Sciences

Therapist Uncensored Podcast – Sue Marriott LCSW, CGP & Ann Kelley PhD

Two Austin therapists and their world-recognized guest experts break down modern attachment, relational neuroscience and trauma in a challenging but entertaining format designed to keep you off unconscious autopilot and moving towards closer connections. Find us at https://www.therapistuncensored.com Read More
Two Austin therapists and their world-recognized guest experts break down modern Read More
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Social Sciences

Alpha Male Strategies – AMS

Teaching men real alpha male qualities. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/alphamalestrategies/support
Teaching men real alpha male qualities. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ Read More
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Social Sciences

Somewhere in the Skies – Ryan Sprague/ Entertainment One (eOne)

Somewhere in the Skies is a weekly podcast covering UFOs, culture, and the extraordinary world we live in. Hosted by author and television host, Ryan Sprague, the podcast past and present UFO news, audio docs, and special guests. Join Ryan and his guests as they try to make sense of the mysteries that lay somewhere in the skies. New episodes every Monday. Learn more at www.somewhereintheskies.com Support this show at http://supporter.acast.com/somewhere-in-the-skies Read More
Somewhere in the Skies is a weekly podcast covering UFOs, culture, and the extra Read More
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Social Sciences

Hillbilly Horror Stories – Jerry & Tracy Paulley. Scary, Ghosts, Horror, Paranormal, Supernatural, Lore, Unexplained, Cryptids, UFO, Spooky, Bigfoot, Sasquatch

Hillbilly Horror Stories is a mostly paranormal show hosted by stand up comedian Jerry Paulley and his wife Tracy. They touch on all things eerie including true stories behind your favorite horror movies, Rock n Roll and the occult, unsolved mysteries and creepy true crime. Serious enough for the true paranormal fan but funny enough for the skeptics! Proud member of Dark Myths Collective. Read More
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Social Sciences

How To Do Everything – NPR

We're half advice show, half survival guide. We answer all your questions, from how to find a date, to how to find water in the desert. Read More
We’re half advice show, half survival guide. We answer all your questions, Read More
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Social Sciences

GraveYard Tales – Ghosts Paranormal Hauntings Cryptozoology History Bigfoot unexplained unknown mysteries best

We tell the stories of haunted places, ghost encounters, cryptid encounters, the paranormal, preternatural, and every oddity imaginable. And we have a few laughs while we're at it! Join your hosts Adam & Matt in their discussions of these topics and email them your thoughts at GraveYardTalesPodcast@gmail.com (mailto:GraveYardTalesPodcast@gmail.com) We thank you for joining us in the GraveYard! Read More
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Social Sciences

You Are Not So Smart – You Are Not So Smart

You Are Not So Smart is a show about psychology t…
You Are Not So Smart is a show about psychology t… Read More
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Social Sciences

Skeptoid – Brian Dunning

The true science behind our most popular urban legends. Historical mysteries, paranormal claims, popular science myths, aliens and UFO reports, conspiracy theories, and worthless alternative medicine schemes... Skeptoid has you covered. From the sublime to the startling, no topic is sacred. Weekly since 2006. Read More
The true science behind our most popular urban legends. Historical mysteries, pa Read More
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Social Sciences

SciShow Tangents – Complexly

SciShow Tangents is the lightly competitive knowledge showcase from the geniuses behind the YouTube series SciShow. Every Tuesday, join Hank Green, Ceri Riley, and Sam Schultz as they try to one-up and amaze each other with weird and funny scientific research... while not getting distracted. There will be tangents about video games, music, weird smells, surprisingly deep insights about life, and of course, poop, but it always comes back to the science. Read More
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Social Sciences

Drilled – Critical Frequency

A true-crime podcast about climate change, hosted and reported by award-winning investigative journalist Amy Westervelt.
A true-crime podcast about climate change, hosted and reported by award-winning Read More
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Social Sciences

The Social Work Podcast – Jonathan B. Singer, Ph.D., LCSW

The Social Work Podcast provides audio programs on services provided by social workers, including direct practice, human behavior in the social environment, research, policy, field work, and social work education. Read More
The Social Work Podcast provides audio programs on services provided by social w Read More
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Social Sciences

The Behavioral Observations Podcast with Matt Cicoria – Matt Cicoria

The Behavioral Observations Podcast with Matt Cicoria is an interview-based show that features conversations with innovative scientists and practitioners in the field of Behavior Analysis. The podcast covers topics such as Autism, Functional Behavioral Assessment, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Functional Communication Training, Verbal Behavior, and more! Read More
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Social Sciences

Psychology – Yale School of Medicine

Yale Faculty and distinguished guests speak on psychology research and latest studies happening at Yale.
Yale Faculty and distinguished guests speak on psychology research and latest st Read More
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Social Sciences

A BA Study Podcast

A Bad Ass Study Podcast - Breaking down the BCBA's Fourth Edition Task List to help you study for the exam!
A Bad Ass Study Podcast – Breaking down the BCBA’s Fourth Edition Ta Read More
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Social Sciences

Choiceology with Katy Milkman – Charles Schwab

Can we learn to make smarter choices? Wharton professor Katy Milkman shares stories of irrational decision making--from historical blunders to the kinds of everyday errors that could affect your future. Choiceology, an original podcast from Charles Schwab, explores the lessons of behavioral economics, exposing the psychological traps that lead to expensive mistakes. Season 1 of Choiceology was hosted by Dan Heath, bestselling author of Made to Stick and Switch. Podcasts are for informational purposes only. This channel is not monitored by Charles Schwab. Please visit schwab.com/contactus for contact options. Read More
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Social Sciences

Podcast UFO – Martin Willis

Podcast UFO is place where you can listen to audio podcasts about UFOs, close encounters and people associated with the UFO phenomenon. Witnesses involved in such things as sightings, views on cover-ups and more. Listeners are welcome to interact with guests, visit the website to find out how. Shows are recorded live on YouTube stream every Wednesday evening, 8:00 to 10:00PM EST. Read More
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